In case you haven’t noticed, it’s Wednesday. Here are a few things to get you over your hump day blues.

1. Check out the sexy circus

Hear your heart pound and feel your jaw drop at the live show from London’s very own Aircraft Circus. Described as a sensual circus soiree, it features tantalising artists tangled in nets and chains as they entertain.Tickets are £16 seated/£8 standing.

Canada Square Park, doors 6.30pm.

2. Watch X Factor star sing her stuff

Rebecca Ferguson, whose debut album sold more than a million copies, is set to go off the beaten track and play a series of covers by jazz idol Billie Holiday at the Boisdale of Canary Wharf.

Boisdale of Canary Wharf, 9.30pm.

3. Have a chortle with Mark Steel

Left-wing comic and columnist Mark Steel will kick off the Magners Comedy Festival in Greenwich. His brand of insightful humour always keeps the audience warm. Tickets £16.50.

Apple Top, 7.30pm.